Truck Stops

Truck stops are an everyday part of the trucking life. #Trucking #TruckingLife

Fueling at Petro in Laramie, Wyoming [Video]

Fueling operations happen almost every day out on the road. This is an example of a fueling operation at the Petro in Laramie, Wyoming recently. I hope you enjoy this video; I recommend viewing it in full screen mode. https://youtu.be/lfg3XY4iTY8 If you enjoyed this video and would like to see more like it from across the United States, be sure to subscribe to my¬†YouTube channel. Also, please share this¬†post or video with … [Read more...]

The Pre-Trip Inspection – A Daily Routine [Video]

At the beginning of each driving day, I perform a pre-trip inspection of both my tractor and trailer. In addition to a visual inspection of the air lines, power pigtail, and tires, I check to ensure that the kingpin and trailer tandem handles have not been pulled by anyone. I check the coolant, oil, and washer fluid levels and add as needed. Not shown in this video is checking tire pressure. Doing this while the tires are cold … [Read more...]

[Video] Aspers, PA to Wells, ME 9-14-2016 (Part 1)

Here's a little bit of what it's like to be an over-the-road trucker. Follow along as I head out to pick up my next load. My day starts at the terminal in Carlisle, Pennsylvania as I prepare to head out to the small town of Aspers, about 24 miles to the south to hook a preloaded trailer that I will deliver to a wholesale grocer in Wells, Maine the next evening. This video shows me leaving the terminal, stopping at a nearby … [Read more...]